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This dazzling bestseller by the author of Golden Days bares the schizophrenic soul of contemporary Los Angeles. Making History was hailed by The New York Times Book Review as "defiantly rude and hilariously sad. . . . The most life-affirming novel I've ever read".
Paperback, 288 pages
Published October 1st 1992 by Laurel (first published September 23rd 1991)
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May 26, 2015 Donna T rated it it was amazing
One of the best books I've read.
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Oct 02, 2009 Rhod rated it it was ok
I like some Carolyn See books, but this one finally wore me down. There is only so much vomit and horrible accidents one can endure while the "story" traces a family through one crises after another.
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May 06, 2007 Michelle rated it liked it
This is a good read and the ending has one of the most unique takes on the afterlife I've ever read.
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Apr 16, 2008 Mark rated it it was amazing
I've read this book three times. Each time it's brought me to tears. Gut-wrenching.
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Apr 29, 2013 J. Fenn rated it it was amazing
I just love everything Carolyn does....this one's my fav. though.
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Carolyn See was the author of ten books, including the memoir, Dreaming: Hard Luck and Good Times in America, an advice book on writing, Making a Literary Life, and the novels There Will Never Be Another You and The Handyman.

She was the Friday-morning reviewer for The Washington Post, and she has been on the boards of the National Book Critics Circle and PENWest International. She won both the Gug
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